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Founded in 2002, Grumpys Tackle has fast become a leader in the full service tackle industry. From our custom rod building and reel service departments to our expert fishing info and advice we've got you covered.

We carry a full line of the latest rods, reels, and accessories to accommodate everyone from the novice to the most seasoned angler. So whether it be a relaxing afternoon crabbing on the beautiful Barnegat Bay or pursuing your favorite game fish by boat or the surf at Island Beach State Park let Grumpys serve all your fishing needs.

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Recent Fishing Reports

5/22 Wednesday

Good bite along the beach Tuesday. Mostly all big bluefish in the 8-14LB range. I did hear of a few smaller bass during the evening shift. Both bait and artificials produced. We had our first bluefish weighed in on a popper from out front but SP’s are still working the best as of right now. …


5/21 Tuesday

Decent spread of Bluefish along the beach Monday. Both bait and artificials produced. The fish outside ranged from cocktail size to 14lbs! I talked to several anglers that told me they saw Bluefish in the wash just swimming by. Didn’t hear much on bass but we’re hearing of a nice body of fish to our …


5/19 Sunday

Good luck to everyone entering the 2019 Governors Tournament down in IBSP! We will re-open 230am! We have all the bait and gear you need!  Fishing report— Basically the same report as yesterday. Pick of Bluefish and Bass along the beach on bait. Few anglers got them on plugs. The back bay was very good …